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Duke Energy's Ten-Year Site Plan calls for more solar in the Sunshine State

ST PETERSBURG, Fla., April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Duke Energy is venturing into solar power in a big way with plans to add up to 500 megawatts of utility-scale solar in Florida by 2024. The addition of solar was filed yesterday as part of the company's 2015 Ten-Year Site Plan proposed to the Florida Public Service Commission (FPSC). The new solar energy facilities will complement already … Continue reading

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FPL to power the country's first-ever electric vehicle race series with affordable, clean energy

JUNO BEACH, Fla., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced it will power the vehicles racing in the country's first-ever electric car race to be held in downtown Miami on March 14. FPL announced the partnership at its Martin Next Generation Solar Energy Center along with famed race car driver Michael Andretti and drivers in the Miami ePrix, the first of … Continue reading

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Unusual coalition seeks ballot measure to expand solar power

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Tea partiers, Libertarians, conservative Christians, Florida's largest retail association, and clean energy advocates announced Wednesday that they are joining a petition drive aimed at expanding the use of solar energy in Florida. Continue reading

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